'It Was Meant To Be A Joke': James Cleverly In Tense Exchange With BBC Presenter Over Date Rape Remarks
The home secretary made a "heartfelt" apology for his comments.
"I began to hate myself for not reacting accordingly ... I felt as if I had become a very bad person."
Trump refused to testify at the trial, then falsely claimed he was “not allowed to speak or defend” himself.
Policing minister Chris Philp was left squirming over rape conviction rates.
"I just don’t want to see trauma served up as entertainment."
Rape victims are waiting more than a year for cases to go to trial, making prosecution targets a 'pipe-dream'.
Justice secretary Robert Buckland said to believe maximum fine of £5,000 not enough.
Journalist E. Jean Carroll's attorneys argue that's both "wrong and dangerous."
Joining Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to discuss how to improve things is shadow domestic violence minister Jess Phillips, who calls for cross-party talks, why Liz Truss needs to do more, and also whether the Hartlepool by-election will reveal the direction of travel for post-Brexit, post-pandemic Britain.
The French actor has been charged in relation to allegations made by an actress in her 20s that date back to 2018.